Empowering Students to Achieve Their Full Potential

Now Enrolling Grades EK-8

Part 1: Registration

Our enrollment process takes approximately 15 minutes to complete. If you need computer access, visit our school office.

You will need an account in our Enrollment Portal to enroll online.


Part 2: Required Documents

Enrollment is not complete until you have submitted the documentation required for enrollment at Ohio public schools.

  • Proof of identity/guardianship for the student
  • Proof of residency for the family
  • Parent/legal guardian photo id
  • Immunization/shot records for the student

For more information and guidelines about acceptable documents, visit our Enrollment Resources page.

There are multiple ways to submit the required documentation:

Need Assistance with Enrollment?

Call or text our Enrollment Team.
Call (513) 541-2276 and Press 2 or Text (216) 208-5052.

Families choose Northwest School of the Arts because:

Arts + Academic Program

We’re the top-performing Arts school in Northwest Cleveland. 

Free & Open to All

We are a tuition-free, public charter school that is open to all students in Ohio.

Fully Accredited

Northwest School of the Arts is accredited by Cognia™ for meeting the highest standards of education in ongoing third-party review.

Choosing an Art Major

Beginning in Grade 4, students move from foundational courses in Art and Music to choosing an Arts emphasis for deeper study such as Fine Art, Visual Art, Creative Writing, Band, Choir, Dance or Theatre. 

Music Notes Chart on Bulletin Board